Senior Analyst

  • selon profil + expériences
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Axa Investment Managers
  • 18 Apr 18 2018-04-18

We are an active, long-term, global, multi-asset investor focused on enabling more people to harness the power of investing to meet their financial goals. By combining investment insight and innovation with robust risk management we have become one of the largest asset managers in Europe, managing €746bn in assets as of the end of 2017. We employ about 2,400 people around the world and operate out of 21 countries.

Key Accountabilities :

As part of our Global Research & Strategy (R&S) team, this role will focus on developing investment convictions at both a geographic and sector level. As part of AXA IM – Real Assets, the R&S team applies a 360 degree approach to real asset research with the principle aim of improving the investment decision-making process. We have a unique position within the marketplace by being highly active across the four quadrants of property investment: public/private, debt/equity. The R&S team acts as a prism which ‘bends’ the incoming information stream into developing a 360 degree market view with strong convictions distilled down to bottom line investment recommendations

- Produce in-depth analysis and market forecasts of real estate occupier and investment markets to define and update our proposed investment strategies, which guide our investment decisions
- Take a lead role in researching and analysing areas of direct responsibility to develop and communicate key investment convictions through both Strategic Investment Committee support and House View development
- Build the profile of AXA IM – Real Assets by supporting the publication of thought leadership
- Ability to formally present our House View on a pan-European basis
- Influential in the full spectrum of investment value chain from capital raising, through investment and ultimate divestment
- Develop and maintain libraries of data, charts and reports on markets and sectors of direct resonsibility
- Support wider R&S team projects and thematic initiatives on ad-hoc basis which may include topic’s outside of the role’s direct remit

Role Requirements :

- Degree qualified, with a degree in real estate, economics or finance preferred. Any post-graduate or professional qualifications – such as CFA, CAIA or IMC – are desirable but not essential

- Experience (5-10 years) in a relevant field preferred and/or as an analyst or researcher

Knowledge and Skills
- Knowledge of commercial real estate markets
- Macro-economic and financial knowledge
- Strong communication skills: report writing and presentation skils
- A high level of numeracy and general computer literacy (especially MS Office, and preferably modelling packages) required, Excel VBA a plus

- An analytical mind-set with strong attention to detail
- Ability to work in a team environment
- Strong interpersonal skills
- Second language a plus but not a requirement